The Buildings Department has issued removal orders over two illegal flats subleased by the wife of Secretary for Development Paul Chan Mo-po.Wednesday, 22 August, 2012, 3:24am
A reward of up to HK$2.5 million is being offered for information leading to the arrest of two robbers and the recovery of HK$11.7 million in cash and valuables stolen from a company safe in Cheung Sha Wan earlier this year.
It is the largest of the 24 police rewards totalling HK$9.7 million that remain unclaimed. The unsolved crimes include homicides and acid attacks.16 Aug 2012 - 3:52am
Children pose with Doraemon figures holding different gadgets in an exhibition at the Ocean Terminal forecourt in Tsim Sha Tsui as part of the exhibition "100 Years Before the Birth of Doraemon", which runs until September 3 at Harbour City. Photo: Sam Tsang15 Aug 2012 - 11:12am
The authorities have yet to respond to a Taiwan-based university's offer to lend Hong Kong a dog trained to sniff out a disease that is killing the city's historic trees.15 Aug 2012 - 11:23pm
The government has been accused of covering up the spread of an incurable disease that is killing Hong Kong's heritage trees and of failing to contain the infection, putting many more trees - and potentially human life - at risk.15 Aug 2012 - 11:15pm
Airport train must stop in typhoon 10
I would like to thank Francis Tjia for his letter asking why Airport Express services were not extended during Severe Typhoon Vicente ('Why close Airport Express?' July 28).
We understand that passengers would feel frustrated if they were not able to get home.15 Aug 2012 - 10:58pm
The highest recorded API readings
Central, May 29, 2011
Causeway Bay, February 5, 2011
Causeway Bay, February 2, 2011
Mong Kok, April 22, 2012
Mong Kok, November 3, 200315 Aug 2012 - 10:56pm
Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories ...
Mong Kok Bird Garden reopens25 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Whoever thinks Hong Kong is not an interesting place to visit or live in should think again. We are aptly seen as a wonder of the modern world, rising within a century from a tranquil fishing village on China's southern shores to a gateway to Asia.20 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Rose-tinted national education
Many students and parents have criticised the plan to introduce national education in schools.
They see it as an attempt to brainwash pupils and present a rose-tinted view of China, even though we all know that mistakes have been made in the recent past.16 Jul 2012 - 12:00am